Loaded gun found in bag at Augusta airport

...Airport this morning.According to a TSA news release, the Glock handgun was discovered about 7:30 a.m. Richmond County marshals took possession of the carry-on bag and escorted the passenger from the checkpoint area. Lauren Smith, communications...

State finds no evidence of fraud in Historic Augusta investigation

...international property maintenance code, but no trial date has been set.A ticket issued in February 2014 by the Richmond County Marshal's Office states that the Goodale House is dilapidated, making it unsafe. The chimney and an adjoining wall collapsed...

Sheriff, others back SPLOST at voter open house

...City Administrator Janice Allen Jackson has recommended for public safety, including fire, 911 and the Richmond County Marshal, and Roundtree suggested the public safety portion of the package be increased."Give us the resources, and we...

Georgia's Safe Carry Protection Act allows gun owners to carry in more places, but could create tension

...Airport?Because of lax gun laws in Georgia, there isn't much that law enforcement can do to prevent it, Richmond County Marshal Steve Smith said.The issue came to light this month when Winder, Ga., resident and political activist Jim Cooley...

1 shot, 1 in custody after airport shooting

...following a argument, said Public Information Officer Monica Belser. Warren was arrested at the airport by Richmond County marshals and charged with aggravated assault and possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime.David was transported...

Augusta taxpayers foot bill for public safety crashes

...management department cover accidents reported by the sheriff's office, the Au gusta Fire Department and the Richmond County Marshal's Office.The risk management department acts somewhat like the city's insurance policy, said Doris Anthony...

Commissioner Grady Smith released from hospital

...meeting after falling ill on his way into the Municipal Building.Smith, 68, thanked Gold Cross EMS, Richmond County marshals, Brad Owens and a former nurse for coming to his aid in the parking lot.Smith said he's now recovering in Beaufort...

Frank Clark III

...friends, Tommy and Eva Glassburn; and numerous extended family members, CMC family, Golf Buddies and Richmond County Marshal's Department family. A casual celebration of Frank's life will be held 5 PM, Friday, June 26, 2015 in the...

Girl rescued, 4 arrested in child exploitation sting

...Investigation and sheriff's offices in Columbia and Richmond counties. Officials from the Effingham County Sheriff's Office, the Georgia State Board of Pardons and Paroles and the Richmond County Marshal's Office assisted in the operation.

Pardon Our Mess: Debris in yard

...according to Pam Costabile, city unified code enforcement and inspection team manager. ACTION PROMISED: The Richmond County Marshal issued citations to an occupant, Herman Odom, for failing to keep the property litter free, having an inoperative...